Module VI
R2003 Common Mistakes in English Writing
R2003 Common Mistakes in English Writing


  • Module: English
  • Unit Code: M2003
  • Instructor: Desiree Talbert
  • Entry: Fall 2021, Fall 2022
  • Level: Level 1

Unit Overview

This unit introduces students to common English usage errors found in Chinese students, including grammar, vocabulary, and punctuation.

Learning Outcome:

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • To have a good knowledge of several common errors that cause trouble for Chinese students but that you can avoid in your writing and speaking.
  • To learn how to identify and correct these errors in pronunciation, usage, and grammar.
  • To practice the correct patterns

Unit Tasks

  • Read and review the lesson study guide;
  • Watch the lesson videoss
  • Read, review, and complete the teaching note
  • Complete assignment 2, and review the answers
  • Take and complete the quiz test


Each lesson in this unit offers 100 credits, including:

  • 25 credits for video attendance.
  • 25 credits for completing teaching notes, 5 for each blank
  • 25 credits for completing multiple choice questions, 5 for each question
  • 25 credits for taking the quiz test, 5 for each question

Video Attendance

Credit Value Requirement
25 Watch more than 3 times
20 Watch more than 2 times
15 Watch more than 1 time
0 Watch less than 1 time
(including 1 time)

Lecture Notes

Credit Value Requirement
5 First answer is correct.
4.5 Second answer is correct.
4 Third answer is correct.
3 Third answer is incorrect

Multiple Choice

Credit Value Requirement
5 First choice is correct.
4.5 Second choice is correct.
4 Third choice is correct.
3 Third choice is incorrect


Credit Value Requirement
2.5 Choice is correct.
0 Choice is incorrect.